The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 87 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.13% 1.63% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 9.16% 14.89% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 3
Median salary £37,500 £35,750 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +25.43%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
vSphere
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
131 141 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.32% 10.96% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 122 133 132
Median salary £36,250 £36,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,850 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

vSphere
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the South Wales region.

vSphere Salary Trend in South Wales

vSphere
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in South Wales

vSphere
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +7 6 £37,500 +11.11% 2
Newport +2 3 £57,500 +85.48%
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £36,500 - 2
vSphere
Wales

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (92.86%) Windows
3 21 (75.00%) SAN
3 21 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 17 (60.71%) Unix
6 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (53.57%) ITIL
8 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
8 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
9 10 (35.71%) HP
9 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
10 9 (32.14%) Oracle Certification
10 9 (32.14%) Symantec
10 9 (32.14%) Remedy
10 9 (32.14%) NetBackup
10 9 (32.14%) Backup Exec
10 9 (32.14%) Citrix
10 9 (32.14%) Cisco
10 9 (32.14%) VPN
10 9 (32.14%) Linux
10 9 (32.14%) Oracle
10 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (32.14%) HP Data Protector
10 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
10 9 (32.14%) XenServer
10 9 (32.14%) XenDesktop
10 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
10 9 (32.14%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (32.14%) vCloud

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) SAN
2 9 (32.14%) VPN
3 7 (25.00%) Firewall
4 5 (17.86%) NAS
4 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (10.71%) DHCP
5 3 (10.71%) DNS
6 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.57%) LAN
7 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.57%) VLAN
7 1 (3.57%) VoIP
7 1 (3.57%) WAN
7 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Local Government
3 3 (10.71%) Advertising
3 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) CGI
2 1 (3.57%) COM
2 1 (3.57%) ELK Stack
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (60.71%) Unix
4 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Solaris
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.29%) Coaching
3 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.29%) People Management
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) High Availability
4 2 (7.14%) Load Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) Server Hardening
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Certification
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) MCITP
4 3 (10.71%) MCSE
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 9 (32.14%) vCloud
3 9 (32.14%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (32.14%) XenDesktop
3 9 (32.14%) XenServer
4 5 (17.86%) MetaFrame
4 5 (17.86%) Terminal Services
5 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Backup Exec
1 9 (32.14%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (32.14%) NetBackup
2 5 (17.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.57%) Kibana
3 1 (3.57%) logstash
3 1 (3.57%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) OpenView
3 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.57%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) HP
4 9 (32.14%) Cisco
4 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 9 (32.14%) Remedy
4 9 (32.14%) Symantec
5 5 (17.86%) Avaya
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) SaltStack
7 1 (3.57%) CA
7 1 (3.57%) F5
7 1 (3.57%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
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